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Laurie D.

6 Reviews
Euless, TX
Starting at $29
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Vocal Performance from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Laurie D.

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Instruction in musical terminology, structure, historical context and more!

About Laurie

Hello! I am a skilled teacher with a passion for helping others learn and excel! I hold my bachelor's degrees in music education and vocal performance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. I completed my master's degree in vocal performance from the University of North Texas. I have

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Great first lesson!
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Ryan H.

15 Reviews
Little Elm, TX
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 to 65
  • Teaching since 2010
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Ryan H.

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About Ryan

I have been playing the piano for 10 years, but have been involved in the musical institution for much longer than that. I completed my education in Music Education and Classical Piano Performance from California State University of San Bernardino. During which time I have performed in many differe

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Kayla Y.
Loved Ryan! He really goes above and beyond!
Nikisha T.
Very knowledgeable and knows how to teach younger kids. My daughter really likes her piano lessons with Ryan and looks forward to it.
Jaslynn
I can tell Ryan is going to be a great teacher! He already made my daughter so interested in piano, and brought on her excitement. At the same time, he was very professional and taught her so much in just 30 minutes while maintaining discipline. Not an easy feat with a 6 year old! Looking forward to the continued lessons!
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Nick M.

8 Reviews
The Colony, TX
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Music Education from Mansfield a University Of PA
  • Teaching since 2008
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Nick M.

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Music theory is part of every lesson I teach! There are two levels of the way I teach this...
First we learn theory that is used in common practice and in performance. This is useful theory.

Secondly, we fill in the gaps and continue with advanced theory, this is theory that you will more than likely use to compose/write music.

About Nick

I am a 29 year old, energetic teacher of almost any instrument, with my main instrument being trumpet. I have my masters in jazz studies from The University of North Texas, near Dallas Texas. I also have been teaching since 2008! As a performing musician in the DFW area my goal is to help stude

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David
My son started taking lessons a year ago, Nick used his strengths to help him learn. He has become inspired with the trumpet, and started to play a little every day.
Jose
I am taking online lessons with Nick, and he has helped me to understand what it is to be a musician. Before I started taking lessons, if someone asked me to play something, I was not able to do it without getting a sheet of music out and struggling A LOT. Now I am starting to be able to play the music I want to play, both by ear and reading. He teaches much more than just playing band music. I wish I could take more than a few lessons this summer.
Vaishnavi
I have a 8 year old daughter and 10 year old son both have been learning Piano for the last 2 years. Nick takes a holistic approach in teaching piano as opposed to sticking with the book. It includes creating a passion about listening different music, learning scales and chords outside of the book. I have recommended Nick to all my friends

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Laura M.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1996
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Laura M.

13 Reviews
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All about the music: reading notes, rhythm, scales, intervals, alterations, dynamic.

About Laura

I am a pianist, songwriter, and keyboard player and backup singer for a prog-rock band and also a music teacher. I've been teaching music for a long time. Why? Because I love music and I love to teach. My mission statement: get you to enjoy music while learning. The best moments on my work ar

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Julia
My son, Dominick, has taken voice lessons with Laura for a few months at the School of Rock. He made great progress and was able to perform nicely. He feels very close to Laura and misses her a lot and can't wait to learn with her again when he's back in town.
Heather M.
Laura was beyond kind and understanding with me! I learned so much in just one short hour, and more importantly, she made the lesson so much fun! I absolutely look forward to learning more from her.
Dana
My daughter has been taking lessons with Laura for over 3 years. Laura makes the lessons fun and challenges her to learn. She even adds a little music theory which my daughter enjoys.

Aimee B.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Awarded Top Album in Texas 2013 from Texas Music Magazine
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Aimee B.

12 Reviews
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Individually catered lessons in music fundamentals.

All in-home lessons are an hour minimum.

About Aimee

Aimee's Teaching Mission: To provide an inspiring environment for students to learn their favorite songs and to encourage creativity through exploring songwriting. Aimee demonstrates a clear self-awareness…revisionary”–Austin Chronicle “Nothing short of a work of art”–Performing Songwriter

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Dave
I am a beginner that was stuck with not knowing what to do with the knowledge I had from online sources, ie chords, scales and phrasing. Everything I did sounded the same because of my strumming patterns were all the same. Aimee got right to work in just the right area to help me hear new sounds by different strumming patterns. I am very pleased with Aimee's teaching style and environment. Looking forward to second lesson.
Dennis M.
Came in there and learned exactly what I wanted to learn. Was ultra stuck at moving past 8 bars and Aimee helped me get past that. Now I'm finishing full arangements all thanks to her.
Edward
Fantastic teacher. Amazing lesson plans. Really really happy with it
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Donna W.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Bachelors in Music Education from Shenandoah University & Conservatory
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Donna W.

9 Reviews
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For Music Theory, we start with the basics of note-reading and rhythm. As we progress, we learn various music symbols and terms, along with chords, scales, and how to compose harmonies.

I typically use Alfred's Essentials of Music Theory or Fundamentals of Piano Theory by Keith Snell for the theory workbooks. Both series of books do focus on piano as the basic instrument but all the information can be applied to just about any instrument.

About Donna

I have been teaching music for 21 years, both in private lesson and classroom settings. I have a Bachelor's degree in Music Education from Shenandoah University & Conservatory and I have experience teaching all age groups, from age 3 through senior adults, and every age in between. I enjoy teachin

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Nicole I.
Donna is a really wonderful teacher! She is in tune with your needs as a student and facilitates your lessons accordingly. She also takes the time to listen to your goals as a student as well as your interests in music to play. She teaches with thoughtfulness, patience, and kindness. I would highly recommend her for your piano instruction.
Sowmya
Awesome instructor!!!!
Salome
Great experience with high learning quality, as interactive as our in-person sessions. Thank you Ms. Donna!

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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Plano, TX

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Plano is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $276 per hour.
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"I have been studying with Jim for almost two years now. He has a great structure to his studying that creates an organized and focused outcome. He is very personable and can take on any types of students. Jim makes a comfortable environment for any student to enjoy learning and to have a great instructor as well. Highly Recommend!!"
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Took Music Theory lessons from James R.
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"Gifted teacher with amazing skill and knowledge

Our experience with Nick was outstanding. Nick gave our son multiple years of guitar lessons, as well as music theory and composition instruction. This was while our student was in a charter high school for music, and playing for hours a day. Yet, Nick's lessons were the ones he looked forward to the most. Nick treated him not only like a valued student but also as a capable musician. Guitar was not our son's first instrument, yet Nick never forgot that he needed to learn some things as a beginner and others by building on skills of an already playing musician. The individualization was the best we have seen in any music teacher. Nick was able to take him far very quickly too. And, they had a great time. The in-person lessons and Skype lessons were at an equally high level. Each lesson was personalized to our student's needs at that moment in time. Nick respected his needs in school to be working on a specific composition or learning a specific skill or even the need to be flexible with traveling. Our student has gone on to play his own music, as well as covers, at large and small venues in multiple states. He still uses the warm-ups Nick gave him to keep his speed up. Thanks Nick!"
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Took Music Theory lessons from Nick B.
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"I am currently learning music fundamentals. I'm most definitely enjoying the course as it is very engaging and so enriched with the appropriate information needed to better my knowledge of the fundamentals of music. Each session has a perfect balance of both education through lecture and through the constructive criticism provided after singing and playing the piano during the lesson."
Himashi
Took Music Theory lessons from Randy L.
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"James is a highly qualified instructor and was very thoughtful in answering my questions. I was impressed with the amount of resources he had on hand, such as worksheets, method books, sheet music, etc. I would definitely recommend James for anyone curious about learning music theory and/or the many instruments he plays."
Tom
Took Music Theory lessons from James G.
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"Eric is an awesome teacher! Hes helping me get ready for my NYU audition for a masters program and so far he was able to teach me things I struggled learning dor the longest time. Definitely would recommend him!"
Aaron
Took Music Theory lessons from Eric J.
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"Very personable. Clearly knowledgeable. Encouraging and patient.

I am a beginner, with usual stage fright and hesitation and did not feel uncomfortable at all."
Danielle
Took Music Theory lessons from Molly M.
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"I was a music student at Azusa Pacific University and Adam Tune helped me with Music Theory for two semesters. He is very knowledgeable of the subject, and has a clear, friendly, and logical teaching approach that makes the experience fun. He can explain topics and concepts in a way that is easy to understand.
He is also very knowledgeable in music composition, arranging, and in the use of Logic Pro software that he could use while teaching theory."
Gilbert
Took Music Theory lessons from Adam T.
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"I had been wanting to learn how to play the guitar for years and for my B-day my girlfriend bought me some lessons. She couldn't have picked a better place to buy the lessons from.
Ahmad makes you feel comfortable and really understands the way that people learn and how to teach in the most effective way. The guitar is a tough instrument to learn and you want to learn from someone knowledgeable and patient and that's exactly what Ahmad is."
Aiden
Took Music Theory lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Music Theory made easy. Cole helped everything make sense"
Scott J.
Took Music Theory lessons from Cole P.
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"Ahmad is very energetic and passionate about guitar and teaching guitar to people. He is very organized and systematic in his teaching. His style of teaching enables students to learn and get to know a wide variety of guitar aspects very quickly. He breaks up lessons into short but consumable modules while at the same time giving something concrete to start playing and get going from the word go whether you are a beginner or not. I've been going to him for several months now and would highly recommend Ahmad for his guitar teaching skills!"
Emma
Took Music Theory lessons from Ahmad G.
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